Desierto is LETNetworks Movie of the Week
If you are ever roaming through Netflix and want to watch a foreign-Latin film about real-life events, Desierto is the movie to watch. This film is based on the struggle that Mexicans encounter when on they embark on the journey to cross the border into the United States. The story focuses on a humble man who is traveling with other immigrants who are trying to chase the American dream. However, when the coyote truck crashes down, the immigrants are forced to continue their path by foot. Now, they will have to face those who do not want them to enter.
As they continue their journey, the immigrants don’t know is that a violent-patriotic man and his fiercely loyal dog are patrolling the area and will do any possible to stop the immigrants from entering the country. The lone man faces tragedy and dangerous obstacles the closer he gets to the other side of the border. This face-off between the two sides is a strong demonstration of what real immigrants may face when deciding to go on this mission. Go check out this intense thriller and learn more about the encounters of chasing the American Dream.